What is your favorite quote - the perfect one to share with fellow clay artists? | Q.O.W. 2/20/2013 Potters Council "Question of the Week" for 2/20/2013
Posted 20 February 2013 - 11:18 AM
What is your favorite quote - the perfect one to share with fellow clay artists?
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Immediate Past President; Potters Council
Professor of Ceramics; New Hampshire Insitute of Art
Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:29 AM
Damn the torpedoes Full speed ahead
Admiral David Glasgow Farragut (1801-1870
That is a paraphrase of what he actually said about the mines blocking Mobile Bay which was: "Damn the torpedoes! Four bells. Captain Drayton, go ahead! Jouett, full speed!"
"But it does move," said Galileo under his breath.
Posted 26 February 2013 - 05:30 PM
“I wish to Heaven I was married," she said resentfully as she attacked the yams with loathing. "I'm tired of everlastingly being unnatural and never doing anything I want to do. I'm tired of acting like I don't eat more than a bird, and walking when I want to run and saying I feel faint after a waltz, when I could dance for two days and never get tired. I'm tired of saying, 'How wonderful you are!' to fool men who haven't got one-half the sense I've got, and I'm tired of pretending I don't know anything, so men can tell me things and feel important while they're doing it... I can't eat another bite.”
― Margaret Mitchell, Gone with the Wind